SquashCancerDC

 

Squash Cancer will provide donations to cancer institutes from squash activities. We will provide the opportunity with camaraderie and fun to educate and fundraise for Georgetown’s Lombardi Cancer Research Center and Dartmouth’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center. Your lifetime risk of developing cancer of any site at some point during their lifetime is approximately 38.5 percent, based on 2012-2014 data. In 2014, there were an estimated 14,738,719 people living with cancer of any site in the United States.

Squash Cancer –

How does it work? At Chevy Chase Athletic Club and Dartmouth, college tournaments and other activities (raffle, prizes) will be held to fund raise for cancer research.

When? DC activities will be held at Chevy Chase on Sunday April 29, donations are accepted at any time.

Join in the fun of this inaugural event!

Team structure –

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Schedule –

9am breakfast and sign in for tournament

9.30am – 12pm Tournament

12pm – 1pm Lunch

12.30pm – 1pm Talk by NIH Cancer Research expert

1pm – 1.30pm Play the pros

1pm – 4pm Tournament

4pm – 5pm Exhibition including Nosherwan Khan PSA player

6pm Dinner at Clydes

This event is free for spectators so please ask your family and friends to join us – this is a special event here in DC you won’t want to miss!

How can I get involved? Volunteer!

Tax deductible – your contribution is tax deductible pursuant to tax regulations.

Contact

For general inquiries contact Connie Barnes   Email: conniesquash@gmail.com   Phone: 3018079905

 

Benefiting Dartmouth’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Georgetown’s Lombardi Cancer Research Center.

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